Penny Africa Safaris

2 Days Gorilla Tracking Rwanda

Durations

2 Days

Difficulty

Easy

Min Age

16

Price From

$20300

2 Days Rwanda Safari

Experience the awe-inspiring 2-day Gorilla Tracking Safari in Rwanda, beginning with an insightful city tour of Kigali, including a poignant visit to the Genocide Memorial Site and local markets.

The adventure continues with a scenic drive to Volcanoes National Park, where you’ll stay overnight in comfortable lodgings. On the second day, embark on an unforgettable trek through bamboo forests to encounter mountain gorillas in their natural habitat. Witness these magnificent creatures up close, along with other wildlife such as buffaloes, monkeys, and birds, before returning to Kigali.

This all-inclusive package covers permits, transportation, accommodation, meals, and guided tours, ensuring a seamless and enriching safari experience.

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Accommodation Total Trip Cost 10 pax / per person
Budget 20,300 $2,030
Mid-Range $18,000 $1,800

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To help you plan your trip, we have put together a list of what’s included and what’s not included in your tour package. This will give you a clear understanding of what to expect and help you make any necessary arrangements before your journey begins.

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Day By Day Itinerary

Have an early breakfast from the hotel in Kigali, where your driver will pick you up from; brief you about the 2-day Gorilla trekking safari in Rwanda. He will then take you for a city tour; where you will be able to Visit the Genocide memorial site with information and memories of the shading of blood during the 1994 genocide and also visit some local markets, then have lunch and transfer to Volcanoes National park which lies on an altitude of 2400m to 4,507m, situated about 80 km from Kigali.

On reaching the park that is if you are still in time visit the Ibywachu village. Have dinner and overnight as you prepare for gorilla trekking on the next day. Overnight at Da vinci Gorilla Lodge(Mid-range) and Fatima hotel musanze (Budget)

In the morning after breakfast transfer to the Kinigi Park headquarters by 7:00am where you will be briefed by park rangers about the rules concerning trekking.

After briefing, start off with trekking along the paths in the bamboo forests, it is an amazing activity where it can take between 2 to 6 hours to track the mountain gorillas.

When you meet the gorillas face to face you will watch them jumping from branch to branch, feed, play among other things; Only 1 hour is given to trekkers to watch the gentle giants.

You will also see buffaloes, monkeys, birds, and elephants through the forests.  Later, transfer back to the lodge for lunch, check out and transfer back to Kigali to your accommodation or the airport.

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FAQs About 2 Days Rwanda Safari Tour

Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary plays a vital role in the conservation of highly endangered white rhinos. Visiting the sanctuary provides you with a unique opportunity to observe these majestic creatures up close and supports their conservation efforts.

Queen Elizabeth National Park offers diverse wildlife viewing opportunities. On game drives, you may encounter lions, elephants, various antelope species, buffalo, and if you’re lucky, the elusive leopard. It’s a fantastic place for wildlife enthusiasts.

In Queen Elizabeth National Park, you’ll have the chance to encounter a variety of wildlife, including lions, elephants, buffalos, Uganda Kobs, and numerous bird species. The boat cruise on Kazinga Channel also offers an opportunity to observe water animals and birds.

Yes, Lake Bunyonyi offers various water-based activities such as paddling in dugout canoes and swimming in its hippo, crocodile, and bilharzia-free waters. It’s a serene and picturesque setting for relaxation and aquatic adventures.

A walking safari in Lake Mburo National Park allows you to get closer to animals and offers an excellent opportunity for birdwatching. It’s a unique way to experience the park’s diverse wildlife and natural beauty while on foot.

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